Definitions for indecentɪnˈdi sənt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. indecent, indecorous, unbecoming, uncomely, unseemly, untoward(adj)

    not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society

    "was buried with indecent haste"; "indecorous behavior"; "language unbecoming to a lady"; "unseemly to use profanity"; "moved to curb their untoward ribaldry"

  2. indecent(adj)

    offensive to good taste especially in sexual matters

    "an earthy but not indecent story"; "an indecent gesture"

  3. indecent(adj)

    offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance

    "a bathing suit considered indecent by local standards"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. indecent(Adjective)

    offensive to good taste

  2. indecent(Adjective)

    not in keeping with conventional moral values; improper, immodest or unseemly

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Indecent(adj)

    not decent; unfit to be seen or heard; offensive to modesty and delicacy; as, indecent language


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